Ballinamore students await FÍS Film Festival

St Patrick’s Boys NS, Ballinamore are eagerly awaiting the annual FÍS Film Festival which will take place on November 8 in the Helix, Dublin.

St Patrick’s Boys NS, Ballinamore are eagerly awaiting the annual FÍS Film Festival which will take place on November 8 in the Helix, Dublin.

This Awards extravaganza celebrates primary school children’s creative thinking, imagination and teamwork through the medium of film. St Patrick’s Boys NS has been shortlisted for ‘Ballygobackwards’ an expertly directed and presented alternative view of rural life.

From storyboarding to post-production, the children have developed, directed and starred in these original short films. The FÍS Film Festival is a fantastic showcase of the creative and ingenious use of digital media in the classroom.